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October 1, 2018
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Nobel Prize in medicine goes to cancer immunotherapy researchers
October 1, 2018 - 6:58am
August 16, 2018
Mylan NV's EpiPen allergy shots sit on display for a photograph in Princeton, Illinois, U.S., on Friday, Aug. 26, 2016. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker
FDA approves first generic version of EpiPen
August 16, 2018 - 1:11pm
June 25, 2018
FDA approves first marijuana-derived drug to be used to treat childhood epilepsy
June 25, 2018 - 3:29pm
April 23, 2018
The team of doctors that treated the patient included 11 doctors: nine plastic surgeons and two urological surgeons. MUST CREDIT: Handout courtesy of Johns Hopkins Medicine
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
April 23, 2018 - 9:36pm
April 9, 2018
Carol Berman and her husband, Marty, in 2006. He suffered from Capgras syndrome and did not recognize Carol as his wife. MUST CREDIT: Family photo.
This strange syndrome causes people to think their loved ones have been replaced by identical impostors
April 9, 2018 - 3:17pm
March 25, 2018
Teresa Tollefson peers through a microscope and uses a Q-tip to clean a tiny carbon valve at Abbott in Little Canada Wednesday, March 21, 2018. She is helping build the world's smallest pediatric mechanical heart valve for children with heart defects. It was recently approved by the FDA and is the first pediatric heart valve to be approved by the FDA that is suitable for newborns and young infants.  (Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
For the faintest of heart: Abbott’s pediatric mechanical heart valve - the world’s smallest - is approved by FDA
March 25, 2018 - 6:07am
March 8, 2018
Surgeons perform surgery on a 24-week fetus at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, Sept. 26, 2017. Under the Affordable Care Act, many Americans are forced to shop around, again and again, when insurance plans quit the market or modify their terms. (Beatrice de Gea/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Premiums for ACA health insurance plans could jump 90 percent in three years
March 8, 2018 - 1:40pm
March 6, 2018
Buildings of the Essentia Health campus fill this view of Duluth's Central Hillside as seen from the air earlier this year. (News Tribune file photo)
Citing a 'personnel matter,' three top executives from Essentia Health leave staff
March 6, 2018 - 4:59pm
December 14, 2017
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He was a renowned surgeon - until a doctor found his initials burned on a patient's liver
December 14, 2017 - 3:11pm
December 13, 2012
Report says surgery choice often depends on geography, including in SD
December 13, 2012 - 6:46am
December 1, 2012
Dr. Sandro Visani, at left, performs an operation during one of his 2011 trips to Haiti. Visani has traveled to six countries during the last 20 years to provide medical services to those in need. (Photo courtesy of Sandro Visani)
Retired Mitchell doctor takes medical skills around the world
December 1, 2012 - 7:59am
November 8, 2012
Woman's malpractice suit against Mitchell doctor goes to high court
November 8, 2012 - 6:28am
October 30, 2012
Ardis and Morris Beck are pictured at their home north of Mitchell. Morris received a heart transplant in August after struggling with heart disease for more than a decade. His heart-shaped badge shows the date of his operation and identifies him as the 765th successful transplant recipient at the Minnesota hospital where the surgery was done. (Ross Dolan/Republic)
Heart transplant transforms life
October 30, 2012 - 7:21am
October 4, 2012
Avera fined for causing radiation burns in cancer patient
October 4, 2012 - 2:58pm
July 27, 2012
Kathryn Gross and her daughter, Leneah Gross, 2, take a walk near their apartment at the Spokane Hutterite Brethren colony in Spokane, Wash., in this 2006 file photo. A recent article in the journal South Dakota Medicine examined the high frequency of Bowen-Conradi disease in Hutterite infants. (AP photo)
Hutterite gene: SD researchers study lethal syndrome affecting infants
July 27, 2012 - 11:27pm